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IE: window.opener is null

Abhishek Asthana
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Joined: Sep 08, 2004
Posts: 146
This has driven me to nuts!

I open a new window from a JSP.



From this new window, I want to put some code in it's opener.



And in IE7, window.opener is null, whereas it works fine in FF.
Any ideas what can be wrong? Or any workaround?

Thanks

Eric Pascarello
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Joined: Nov 08, 2001
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Why are you using window.opener with a modal window?

Main Page


Modal Window


Eric
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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